Norfolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
First Flight Ship to Shore
Erected 1982 by the Virginia Aeronautical Historical Society. (Marker Number KV-1.)
Location. 36° 57.474′ N, 76° 15.979′ W. Marker is in Norfolk, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 4th View Street and O'Connor Crescent. Touch for map. At the visitor center. Marker is in this post office area: Norfolk VA 23503, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. USS Intrepid (CV-11) (approx. 0.4 miles away); Susan Constant Shrine (approx. 0.4 miles away); Flagship Sarah Constant (approx. 0.4 miles away); Operation Torch, 1942 (approx. half a mile away); Landing of Wool and Surrender of Norfolk (approx. half Battle, Monitor and Merrimack (approx. 1.4 miles away); Birthplace of Naval Aviation (approx. 1.6 miles away); Naval Aviation Depot, Norfolk (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norfolk.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 21, 2010, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 756 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 21, 2010, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.